The Local Data Company in the Press

As the UK’s top thought leader in retail and leisure location insight, we regularly contribute to the conversation about the radical change in the market. Below is a selection of the news coverage we have recently received. For press enquiries, please email Sarah at press@localdatacompany.com.

North has twice the number of empty shops as the South, Local Data Company reports

North has twice the number of empty shops as the South, Local Data Company reports

February 4, 2015

One in 5 shops in the region are empty

One in 5 shops in the region are empty

February 4, 2015

Demolish empty shops, say retail experts

Demolish empty shops, say retail experts

February 4, 2015

Half of top ten worst towns for empty shops in West Midlands

Half of top ten worst towns for empty shops in West Midlands

February 4, 2015

Trouble in stores for North of England as one in five shops stands empty

Trouble in stores for North of England as one in five shops stands empty

February 4, 2015

Northern towns suffer from empty shop blight

Northern towns suffer from empty shop blight

February 4, 2015

UK divide: North has equivalent of ‘five Manchesters’ worth of empty shops

UK divide: North has equivalent of ‘five Manchesters’ worth of empty shops

February 4, 2015

West Bromwich and Walsall among top 10 in England for most empty shops

West Bromwich and Walsall among top 10 in England for most empty shops

February 4, 2015

Analysis: Why has Tesco chosen to shut these 43 stores?

Analysis: Why has Tesco chosen to shut these 43 stores?

January 29, 2015

Ecommerce needed to save high street stores

Ecommerce needed to save high street stores

January 23, 2015

LDC: Britain’s shop vacancy rate drops to 13.2% in December

LDC: Britain’s shop vacancy rate drops to 13.2% in December

January 22, 2015